The Royal Oak
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews The Royal Oak Ripon
Travel Blogs from Ripon
... lost count of the number of howdo's and orright's as we passed folk! We walked over the gently rolling Urra, Farndale, and High Blakey Moors, one massive expanse of wind swept heather. What a lonely eerie place it would be in the winter mist. Along the way we saw grouse, grazing sheep spread sparsely, a few rabbits and small birds. In no time at all we were approaching Blakey and our B&B. The Lion Inn has been a welcome site to weary travellers for nearly 500 ...
We had a lovely meal last night at the Golden Lion and rested comfortably overnight. I discovered that I have a drug dependence. Sad at 50 but there you have it. For the past 48 hours my feet have been burning and throbbing. The constant trauma to the soft tissues over so many kilometres has taken a toll. Stopping the antiinflammatories was the issue so I restarted them last night and it made all the ...
... York is quite flat and we seemed to be able to see all of England from up there; including what one would consider the new cathedrals of England, huge power stations (at least 3) visible on the distant horizon. Check out the pics.
We our day was rounded off with a late lunch in a posh Italian(?) restaurant housed in a colonnaded Romanesque building. We ate pizza because we didn't want to afford anything else...but enjoyed the cool ambience.
... Courtesy of Apple Maps we found the Afon Gwy restaurant where we were supposed to be staying for the night. The builders had been in, and our room was not yet habitable and so we had been upgraded to the Castle View Hotel across the road. It was still early and still raining so we set off to find the route for tomorrow and then somewhere to eat. Mama Mia's proved very satisfactory and we enjoyed a ...
... at Menwith Hill in Harrogate for 2 years. Perhaps the world we are going round is not that large after all!
I began my culinary experience is I intend to go on with pasta and fish and Jo likewise with steak. As a salute to the homeland, or wetlands as they now are, we had an English bottle of wine which was equally good as it’s foreign counterparts but at $42 a bottle will have to last a while.
After dinner we were treated to ...